Regine Velasquez - updates

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LISTEN: Regine Velasquez releases new song 'Istorya'

May 02, 2020 - 3:35 PM

Regine's cover version of the Juans hit song is now available in streaming platforms

Regine Velasquez's birthday concert raises P4.2 million for Bantay Bata 163

Apr 26, 2020 - 12:34 PM

Lea Salonga and Regine's son Nate are among those who performed with the singer during the special

LISTEN: Ogie Alcasid releases new song 'Live for Jesus'

Apr 21, 2020 - 9:38 PM

'Live for Jesus' features the voices of Regine Velasquez, Jaya and Gary Gotidoc

Regine Velasquez to hold birthday concert

Apr 19, 2020 - 7:47 PM

'One Night Regine' will stream on the ABS-CBN Facebook page on April 25

WATCH: Sarah Geronimo slays her performance of ‘Tala’ in ‘Unified’

Feb 15, 2020 - 6:48 PM

It’s ‘Tala’ like you’ve never seen it before

TALA. Sarah Geronimo performs her signature song at the 'Unified' concert on February 14. Screenshot from

Regine Velasquez treats loyal PLDT Home subscribers with a surprise Christmas carol

Dec 24, 2019 - 4:06 PM

Lucky subscribers got more than a Smart home upgrade this Holiday season

Regine Velasquez is 'Entertainer of the Year' at 2019 Aliw Awards

Dec 18, 2019 - 1:10 PM

The 32nd edition of the entertainment awards also saw Lea Salonga winning the People's Choice prize

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR. Regine Velasquez wins big at the 2019 Aliw Awards. Screenshot from

Regine Velasquez, Sarah Geronimo to perform in joint concert

Dec 11, 2019 - 3:39 PM

The two power performers will hold their very first concert together in February 2020

Regine Velasquez encourages Catriona Gray to pursue singing

Nov 14, 2019 - 10:29 AM

Regine says she told Catriona to continue singing even after she passes the Miss Universe crown in December

Regine Velasquez apologizes for 'Payatas' comment

Oct 12, 2019 - 1:51 PM

The singer is called out for comparing the smell of her 'stinky' leather bag to the smell of Payatas, the Quezon City barangay that used to host an open dumpsite

Sharon Cuneta, Regine Velasquez remind next 'Darna' Jane de Leon: Take care of your health

Sep 25, 2019 - 10:18 AM

Make sure you give the role justice – but don't forget your health, the two actresses remind Jane

Bituin Escalante: Only Regine Velasquez would pick me if I joined 'Idol Philippines'

Jun 04, 2019 - 2:31 PM

And the singer says she'd be okay with that

BITUIN ESCALANTE. The singer talks about 'Idol Philippines.' Screenshot from

Regine Velasquez: 'This is about people destroying Mother Earth'

Apr 25, 2019 - 3:49 PM

The singer, who had criticized the country's top diplomat over statements on the illegal poaching of endangered giant clams in the West Philippine Sea, thanks all those who defended her on social media

FOCUS ON NATURE. Regine Velasquez finds herself dealing with controversy after she criticizes statements by the country's top diplomat

Ben Tulfo berates Regine Velasquez: 'Entertainer ka lang'

Apr 25, 2019 - 10:55 AM

'Ano ba ang alam nitong si Regine Velasquez other than kumanta lamang?' says the TV and radio personality after the singer scored Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr over his giant clam comments

ASIA'S SONGBIRD. The Kapamilya star attracts the ire of staunch Duterte supporter Ben Tulfo. Photo from Regine Velasquez's Instagram

Meet the judges of 'Idol Philippines'

Feb 26, 2019 - 10:29 PM

Vice Ganda, Moira dela Torre, James Reid, and Regine Velasquez comprise the show's panel of judges

Regine Velasquez calls fans out for targeting Morissette Amon

Feb 20, 2019 - 7:39 AM

The singer expresses disappointment at some fans after they make a fuss over her song number with Morissette

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

What you need to know about the new 'ASAP Natin 'To!'

Nov 18, 2018 - 11:18 AM

The noontime Sunday variety show is getting a new name and program makeover

Mangaoang as state witness, Regine Velasquez, porn malware | Evening wRap

Oct 30, 2018 - 9:22 PM

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Regine Velasquez tells haters: 'Lumipat lang ako ng network, hindi ako pumatay ng tao'

Oct 30, 2018 - 12:51 PM

After her switch to the Kapamilya network, Asia's Songbird finally addresses her 'bashers' through an Instagram post

Regine Velasquez on 'GGV' guesting: 'This is the perfect moment'

Oct 29, 2018 - 2:55 PM

The warm welcomes for Asia's songbird continue

FINALLY, KAPAMILYA. Regine Velasquez guests on 'GGV.' Screenshot from 'Gandang Gabi Vice'

Everything you need to know about Regine Velasquez’s transfer to ABS-CBN

Oct 18, 2018 - 5:23 PM

By the looks of it, Regine is hitting the ground running

KAPAMILYA. Regine Velasquez joins ABS-CBN. Screenshot from

Kapuso to Kapamilya: Regine Velasquez joins ABS-CBN

Oct 17, 2018 - 11:17 AM

The star's verified Facebook page posts: '#TheSongbirdisNowAKapamilya'

WELCOME TO THE FAMILY. Regine Velasquez signs an exclusive contract with the Kapamilya network. Image courtesy of ABS-CBN Corporate Communications

Kapuso no more: Regine Velasquez leaves GMA-7

Oct 13, 2018 - 2:47 PM

The singer says goodbye on the anniversary episode of cooking talk show 'Sarap Diva'

SONGBIRD. Regine Velasquez is leaving her home network for 20 years. Screenshot from Regine Velasquez's official Facebook page

Regine on Duterte, LeBron joins Lakers, Thai cave rescue updates | Midday wRap

Jul 10, 2018 - 1:37 PM

Watch Rappler’s midday newscast with Margie de Leon

Regine Velasquez tells President Duterte: God doesn't meddle in politics

Jul 09, 2018 - 8:40 PM

'Mr President kuha na po namin na hindi kayo naniniwala kay GOD,' the singer tweets

LOOK: Celebrities at Rachelle Ann Go, Martin Spies wedding in Boracay

Apr 18, 2018 - 8:36 PM

Sarah Geronimo, Erik Santos, Mark Bautista, and Regine Velasquez are among the guests at the wedding

A quick guide to Valentine's concerts in 2018

Feb 04, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Gary Valenciano, JaDine, Ogie Alcasid, Regine Velasquez and more are set to serenade lovers out there

SNEAK PEEK: Okada Manila, grand entertainment venue soon to open in Manila

Dec 22, 2016 - 4:54 PM

On the day they opened their doors for previews Okada Manila held a Christmas concert with Toni Gonzaga Luis Manzano Bamboo and more Check out their photos here

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Stars mourn death of German 'Kuya Germs' Moreno

Jan 08, 2016 - 8:59 AM

Lea Salonga Regine Velasquez Alden Richards Billy Crawford and others express their sadness over the death of the Master Showman

Sarah G's advice for Matteo Guidicelli for his duet with Regine Velasquez

Oct 22, 2015 - 12:58 PM

Matteo also answers whether there s any professional rivalry between him and Sarah

MATTEO GUIDICELLI. The 25-year-old singer shares advice that his girlfriend, Sarah Geronimo, gave him for a song on his upcoming self-titled album. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/

IN PHOTOS: Celebrity guests troop to see Erik Santos, Angeline Quinto in concert

Aug 16, 2015 - 3:51 PM

Stars such as Angelica Panganiban Coco Martin Richard Yap and Vice Ganda watch the show which features Martin Nievera and Regine Velasquez as guests

IN PHOTOS: PH stars celebrate Father's Day 2015

Jun 21, 2015 - 1:43 PM

Darren Espanto Carmina Villaroel Legaspi Marian Rivera Kris Aquino Lucy Torres and more post their tributes and activities on social media

Heart Evangelista opens up about post-wedding convo with dad

Feb 19, 2015 - 12:16 PM

We talked earlier she tells reporters at her Manila wedding reception

Kris Aquino makes peace with Judy Ann Santos

Feb 05, 2015 - 10:36 PM

I can be impulsive and overly emotional But I also believe I am never spiteful and always respectful says Kris This after she reacted to comments from celebrity friends on the President s handling of the PNP SAF tragedy

Kris Aquino clarifies Ogie, Regine misunderstanding on PNoy-SAF issue

Feb 02, 2015 - 7:27 PM

Kris says she personally reached out to Ogie about the misunderstanding

#PugadBaboy: Food artist

Sep 12, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Recap: ‘Voices for Visayas’ benefit concert

Jan 16, 2014 - 3:44 AM

Top names in music perform for free to help survivors rebuild lives in the Visayas

VOICES. Over 100 stars lent their talents in a benefit concert for victims of the recent calamities. Screengrab from Rappler's livestream

HIGHLIGHTS: Voices for Visayas

Jan 15, 2014 - 7:23 PM

Watch the Voices for Visayas benefit concert here on Rappler

Celebrities join #ReliefPH action

Aug 22, 2013 - 12:39 AM

Some brave the harsh weather to lend a helping hand while others take to social media to help disseminate useful information

RAINBOW DURING THE RAIN. Stars caught on camera during the Maring relief operations. Photo from Instagram (buernrodriguez)

Ogie signs TV5 contract

Aug 07, 2013 - 7:15 PM

The singer actor returns home he says as he takes on this new challenge

HOME. Ogie with Noel Lorenzana and Wilma Galvante. Photo from his Instagram (@ogiealcasid)

After elections, Aga looks ahead

Aug 06, 2013 - 5:15 PM

The actor on his congressional bid joining Kapatid and father roles

LIFE PAST 40. Staying in shape, doing more than father roles. Photo from the actor's Facebook page

Pinoy-written Kayanihan song released

Jul 29, 2013 - 9:50 AM

Ryan Cayabyab Regine Velasquez Itchyworms and Gloc 9 team up to sing a song written by the Pinoy

SONGBIRD. Regine Velasquez sings the people's  song. Photos courtesy of Jane Villa

IN PHOTOS: PhilPop 2013

Jul 21, 2013 - 10:20 PM

Competition turns lively affirmation of the tradition of pop festivals

WINNING DUET. Sam Concepcion and Tippy Dos Santos sing 'Dati.' All Photos by Dru Robles

Kayanihan: One nation, one song

Jun 16, 2013 - 4:58 PM

The Kayanihan Project: Bayanihan para sa Awit ng Filipino seeks to unite the nation through one song

THE KAYANIHAN PROJECT. Uniting the nation through music. All photos from The Kayanihan Project Facebook page

Celebrities on freedom in the digital age

Jun 13, 2013 - 9:57 AM

As the country celebrated its 115th year of independence we asked some of your favorite celebrities on what they think freedom is in today s connected world

CELEBRITIES, SOCIAL MEDIA, FREEDOM. Vanessa Matsunaga, Phoemela Baranda and Venus Raj at the MEGA Pinoy Pride ball on June 12 at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel

SHOWBITZ: Piolo Pascual, all set for 2013

Jan 03, 2013 - 4:55 PM

If you re a Piolo fan get a hold of the actor as VJ all this month

RESTLESS. Piolo Pascual continues to have a busy work schedule at the height of his career

Live in Manila: 2012 in concerts

Dec 30, 2012 - 2:48 PM

This has been a loaded year for Pinoy concertgoers with hundreds of acts — some 80 foreign admittedly — doing sold out or near full house coliseum or mall gigs throughout 2012

A YEAR OF MUSIC. Foreign and local artists filled 2012 with live music that helped Filipinos go through the good and bad times. Photo by Kai Magsanoc

Pinoys on stage 2012

Nov 04, 2012 - 4:49 PM

Here s a list of what to watch for the rest of 2012 in support of Filipino artists

SONGBIRD COMES BACK. Regine Velasquez celebrates 25 years this November 16. Image from Facebook

Dolphy in critical condition

Jun 15, 2012 - 6:37 PM

Friends family and fans continue to pray for the industry icon

COMEDY KING FOR LIFE. Dolphy is currently in the ICU of Makati Medical Center, breathing with the aid of a respirator. Screen grab from YouTube